Top 5 must-have exotic summer drinks

As mercury level goes soaring, chilled drinks are the must have. Here we bring 5 exotic summer drinks to cool you down.

Written by Sharmila Chand | New Delhi | Updated: June 3, 2015 8:25:13 pm
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As mercury level goes soaring, chilled drinks are the must have. Here we bring 5 exotic summer drinks to cool you down.


#1 ‘Garden Frost Martini’

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At “Kylin Experience”
Holiday Inn New Delhi Mayur Vihar Noida

60ml vodka
8-10 chunks of green apple
6-8 chunks of cucumber
5 ml lemon juice
5ml sugar syrup

* Gently muddle green apple with cucumber, add rest of ingredients.
* Shake and strain in chilled martini glass.
* Garnish with Cucumber slice

#2 Tropical Caribbean Cooler

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At Raasta Hauz Khas & Cyber Hub

3 cup coconut water
1 cups unsweetened pineapple juice
6-7 ice cubes
2 tbsps mint sprigs
1 cup double toned milk
3 tbsp heavy coconut cream
1/2 tbsp vanilla extract
2 pcs freshly cut pineapple slice for garnish
Shake all ingredients except pineapple slice, serve in old fashioned glass garnished with pineapple slice

#3 ‘Kashmere’

Kashmere Kashmere

At Longitude Bar
Le Meridien
Gurgaon, Delhi NCR

Saffron 5 ml
Amaretto 15 ml
Sparkling wine 150 ml
Saffron for garnish

* Blend saffron water and Amaretto in a champagne glass
* Top it up with Sparkling Wine
* Garnish with fresh saffron and serve.

#4 Tropical Fiesta

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At @Links, Radisson Blu MBD Hotel, Noida


Pineapple syrup 50 ml
Lime cordial 10 ml
Lime twist  03 no
Pineapple juice 30 ml

Take a mixing glass fill it up with Pineapple Syrup and Juice, Lime cordial and twist and stirred them well and pour the mocktail in a pre – chilled Martini glass.

#5  ‘Frozen Kiwi Margarita’

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At Lodi – The Garden Restaurant

Kiwi margarita, packed with loads of vitamin C, the bright green flesh of the kiwi fruit speckled with tiny black seeds adds a dramatic tropical flair to this drink.

3 cl Tequila
1.5 cl Cointreau
1 cl Lime juice
3 cl Kiwi Mixyfruit/Mixybar

Mix the ingredients with 8 to 10 cubes of ice and serve in a sombrero glass.

Sharmila Chand is a senior freelance travel, food and lifestyle writer.

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